"Way to go Steinmetz: Asking about willingness to go over the luxury tax. Answer? "I do not suspect we would go above luxury tax." 13 minutes ago via web" And this is one of the negatives to not having rich owners. At the very least Ellison would probably not mind paying in the luxury tax. Whether this is just for this season is unknown, but this is very troubling if we are trying to win a championships. If we never go into luxury tax, I'm not sure we will ever win a championship.